Michigan

https://www.michigan.gov/som/

 

Michigan Department of Health Services: https://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/

List of Michigan Hospitals: https://www.ahd.com/states/hospital_MI.html

 

How many hospitals are there in Michigan? 

There are 185 hospitals in Michigan. This includes 14 government hospitals and 29 private hospitals, with over 26,000 beds. 

 

Who regulates hospitals in Michigan?

The Michigan Department of Health and Environment regulates health facilities in Michigan. It also provides licensing forms for ambulatory surgery centers and birthing centers. 

 

How Many Nursing Homes are there in Michigan? 

There are over 780 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes in Michigan for the 17 percent of the population over 65 years old.

 

Who regulates Long-term Care (Nursing Homes) in Michigan?

The Michigan Department of Aging and Disability Services regulates nursing homes in Michigan. Its mission is to promote dignity, security, and independence of Michigan seniors, also promoting mental health resources.

 

What is the Michigan Department of Health Responsible for?

The Michigan Department of Health and Environment works to protect the health and well-being of its citizens. It provides resources on health related matters including disease control, family health, community health systems, and health promotion.

What HIPAA law(s) must be followed in Michigan? 

Both the HIPAA Privacy Rule and Michigan law give rights to one’s medical record. The HIPAA Privacy Rule sets standards applying to health care providers across the US. Individuals  have the rights to see and get a copy of their medical records and have information added to their medical records to make it more accurate. They also have the rights to file a complaint with the state agency for any violations of the law. 

 

HealthCare Compliance Issues in Michigan

Healthcare compliance issues in Michigan include: Mandatory Reporting, Healthcare Liens, Out-of-Network Billing Laws, and Waste, Fraud, and Abuse Preventions.